Teacher Resources

Attention Teachers:  This page stores all of the links and information you will need to succesfully implement your program. If you find a link is broken, or have a suggestion for information to be posted, please email

Pre-Program Prep
Program Goals Worksheet  Teacher resource for setting goals and encouraging continued program improvement
Program Implementation Timeline Chart for recording key dates, sequence for program implementation

Chart of Participating Schools
Click HERE for simple list on our site.
Click HERE for a more detailed list including teacher email addresses.
Click HERE for a Google map of all schools.

Student Registration Database
The student registration form can be found at   
All HIGH SCHOOL (ONLY) participants are asked to register with MG within the first month of beginning the program. 

Program Director Update Emails
Sept 24 Welcome | Oct 27 - Update #1 | Dec 8 - Update #2 | Jan. 27 - MG Ceremony Email

Feb. 4 - Bonus Money Email | Feb 16 - Update #3 | March 26 - Reminder Email | Apr 6 - Update #4 | Teacher End-of-the-Year Checklist

Best Practices - Teacher Sharing
Click HERE for our database of shared ideas.  Please email all new ideas to  Updates will be added to the top of the list.


Building our List of Qualified NPOs
Agency Contact - TF's Letter Inviting Agencies to Register with MG
Word Document   PDF Document

NPO Registration
This is the form agencies complete if they want to register on a our site:

Qualified Non-Profits
This is the list of organizations that have registered on our website.   (or simply  /q)

Click HERE to see in an OHIO non-profit organization is valid. 

Grant Application
The online grant application can be found at (or simply /ga)

Standard Communication
This is the list of documents student can use to notify winning agencies and those not selected for the grant. (or simply /sc)

Grant Applications Database
Click HERE to see ALL of the grant applications that agencies have completed and that have been posted to our website by the Program Director. If your students are seriously exploring a grant application for a non-profit, your will want your students to contact that organization to let them know.   Hint:  Click the LIST VIEW icon for easier viewing.  (Here is another handy shortcut -->   

To see if a non-profit has actually submitted an application you can click HERE. If you see a grant application on this list that has not yet been posted to page, please contact

End-of-the-Year Teacher Checklist
Click HERE for all of the tasks teachers need to complete as you wrap up the program. Coming April 2018

Submitting Names of Grant Winners
Once you have chosen your NPO winners and the amounts, click HERE to notify us of the winners. Coming April 2018

Matching Money Received at MG from Schools
Click HERE for a chart that we update when we have received your checks.  Email if you see any discrepancies. Coming April 2018

Award Ceremony Information
Click HERE for working version of the Award Ceremony information - dates, schools, etc... Coming April 2018
Click HERE for the final Award Ceremony information on our website and link to RSVP.  Coming April 2018
RSVP Lists:   Coming April 2018

Click HERE for instructions for what you will do and say on stage during the ceremony.

Final Report
Coming May 2018


Magnified Giving's W9 Form

Teacher Manual
Contact Todd Forman ( for a link.

Teacher Shared Resources
Click HERE for the items that teachers have created and shared. (Updates in progress.)
Click HERE for Perry Service Learning Resource website - great stuff!
Please send items to that you would like added to this database.

The Giving Pledge: A new club for Billionaires (60 Minutes episode)
TED Talk - Dan Pallotta: The Way We Think About Charity Is Dead Wrong
What is Philanthropy?  Produced by Wyoming High School students
Can Money Buy Happiness?  You might be surprised!
Poverty, Inc. Click for trailer.  Available on Netflix (from Justin Yankech, Alter HS)

Alan Hassenfeld - International business leader and philanthropist (Keynote talk)
Mr. Hassenfled was the keynote speaker at the Indiana University Lilly Family School of Philanthropy Symposium held on October 30, 2015.  The topic was Philanthropic Leadership for Social Impact. Great stories and nuggets of information that you might be able to use with your students.

Angels' Passing Changes Local Philanthropic Landscape - Cincinnati Enquirer (July 2012)
90% of Children Give To Charity   Huffington Post 9/12/13

Research Report on Cincinnati Area Non-Profits
Holding Our Communities Together:  The Nonprofits of Greater Cincinnati

Other Resources
Learning By Giving - Warren Buffett's and Doris Buffetts' Program
Learning By Giving
Giving Families
Learning to Give

The Center on Philanthropy at Indiana University

The Chronicle on Philanthropy

Youth On Board

Best Practices in Youth Philanthropy (PDF)

Public Service Careers